Travel Blogs from San Francisco
... after the fourth taste, so Max's glass became the 'slops bucket' for each vintage as we went - he seemed to take it in his stride. We all 'saved' our $20 by making purchases, and walked away with six bottles of assorted reds between us. By the time we left, clinking and clanking, it was nearly 6:00pm - the outside temperature was still about 94F (34C) and Yvonne was feeling the effects of "sun poisoning", so we passed on any further winery visits ...
So today we drove from just outside of LA all the way to San Fran. Left at 7:45 a, stopped twice, once for gas as they call it here and then again for lunch. Arrive about 3pm, so not too bad at all. I think I have this driving thing on the right side if the road down pat. As I felt very comfortable today driving for a totally of 3 and a half hours or so. Couldn't believe how many trucks were going both ways on the freeway. Also saw loads of big big caravans (the ones that ...
... the former military base and the parks of the Presidio, to the bridge. A viewpoint on the other side of the bridge gave us a fantastic view of the city across the glistening bay in the sunshine, and we carried on. Our loquacious guide told us all about the cities around the Bay, "The Rock" of Alcatraz and the former immigration outpost of Angel Island - two brutal islands to keep two very different groups of people from American society. Some immigrants would be kept for ...
... I should be kept so busy that I don't think about it too much (let's hope).
I am having a girly night tonight, junk TV, junk food (although I don't really want to eat), books and cuddles to give me comfort. Just waiting for Austin (the cat) to come give me some love.
I hope I manage to get to sleep eventually, I hope my sleep us a good one, I hope my social security number turns up and I hope I have an amazing time that goes fast at same time.
Wish me luck xx
... all really cute and it made me think about whether I would get any pets in the future. I'm undecided whether I would want cats or dogs but I am quite sure that either way, I would want to get them from a shelter.
We then walked downtown and got some lunch at 'Panda Express' which was surprisingly good and I got to try their famous orange chicken. We had pretty much done all that we wanted to do in this city apart from one last thing, so we headed to Alamo Square where ...
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